Social Worker - Edge of Care Team

Location St Helens
Job type Contract
Salary £32 - 35 per hour
Contact Kelly Page
Call Kelly
Reference 167717

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency has a job based in St Helens for a Social Worker to work within the Edge of Care Team.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker job is £32 - £35 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 1-month contract.


  • Working within an established, dedicated Edge of Care Team cases loads are restricted to 14 children and young people per worker and have the benefit of a dedicated team of family support workers to offer an intensive level of support to children and families with an aim of reducing the risk of them becoming looked after
  • Participating in robust, reflective supervision with a strong focus upon risk and a strengths based approach

Requirements of the Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work
  • Current Social Work England registration
  • Post qualifying experience and a good knowledge of child protection and pre-proceedings

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team
  • In-house payroll system
  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine


This Social Worker job is advertised by Kelly Page; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.